Classification certificate for object 2020ank
TNS Classification Report No. 6122 [ 2020TNSCR.500....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-14 18:28:38
Sender: Dr. Ismael Perez-Fournon
Group: SGLF

F. Poidevin (IAC & ULL), R. Marques-Chaves (CAB), I. Perez-Fournon, C. Jimenez Angel, R. Shirley (IAC & ULL), S. Geier (GRANTECAN & IAC), Y. Shu (IoA), S. Rodney, J. Roberts-Pierel (Univ. of South Carolina), A. Bolton (NSF's OIR Lab), S. Chakrabarti, P. Craig, and B. Alamiri (RIT) report/s a classification of object: SN 2020ank

Type: SLSN-I
Redshift: 0.22

Remarks: The features in the GTC OSIRIS spectrum are similar to those seen in other SLSN-I close to maximum light. The last absolute magnitudes after correction for galactic extinction are Mg=-21.61, and Mr=-21.47.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2020-02-13 22:13:03
Instrument: OSIRIS
Telescope: Gran Telescopio Canarias

Details of the object and its spectra can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2020ank